Jurist
Jurist Ju`rist, n. [F. juriste, LL. jurista, fr. L. jus, juris, right, law. See {Just}, a.] One who professes the science of law; one versed in the law, especially in the civil law, such as a judge, lawyer, or legal scholar; a writer on civil and international law. [1913 Webster]

It has ever been the method of public jurists to draw a great part of the analogies on which they form the law of nations from the principles of law which prevail in civil community. --Burke.


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • jurist — ju·rist / ju̇r ist/ n [Middle French juriste, from Medieval Latin jurista, from Latin jur jus law]: an individual having a thorough knowledge of law; esp: judge the state s top jurist violated the U.S. Constitution when he banned the filming… …   Law dictionary

  • jurist — JURÍST, Ă, jurişti, ste, s.m. şi f. Specialist în ştiinţele juridice. ♢ (înv.) Student(ă) în drept. – Din fr. juriste, lat. jurista. Trimis de cata, 11.06.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  JURÍST s. (înv.) legist, pravilist, prăvilaş. Trimis de siveco, 05.08 …   Dicționar Român

  • jurist — ju‧rist [ˈdʒʊərst ǁ ˈdʒʊr ] noun [countable] LAW a person with very detailed knowledge of the law, especially one who writes on matters of law * * * jurist UK US /ˈdʒʊərɪst/ noun [C] FORMAL LAW ► an expert in law …   Financial and business terms

  • jurist — mid 15c., one who practices law, from M.Fr. juriste (14c.), from M.L. iurista jurist, from L. ius (gen. iuris) law, from PIE *yewes law, originally a term of religious cult, perhaps meaning sacred formula (Cf. L. iurare to pronounce a ritual… …   Etymology dictionary

  • jurist — jùrist m DEFINICIJA 1. pravnik 2. zast. student prava ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Jurist ← srlat. iurista …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Jurist — (v. lat.), 1) Rechtsbeflissener; 2) Rechtskundiger. Daher Juristenrecht (Recht der Wissenschaft, Recht der Praxis), die Rechtssätze, welche bes. durch die wissenschaftliche Thätigkeit der Rechtsgelehrten ausgebildet worden sind u. zu einer… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Jurist — (mittellat. Jurista), Rechtsgelehrter, Rechtsbeflissener; juristisch, den Juristen oder der Jurisprudenz eigen, gemäß …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Juríst — (mittellat.), Rechtsgelehrter; Rechtsbeflissener; juristisch, Rechtsgelehrsamkeit betreffend, dieser oder den Juristen eigen, gemäß …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • jùrist — m (jùristica ž) 1. {{001f}}pravnik 2. {{001f}}zast. student prava ✧ {{001f}}njem. ← lat …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Jurist — »Rechtskundiger (mit akademischer Ausbildung)«: Das Fremdwort wurde bereits in mhd. Zeit (mhd. juriste) aus mlat. iurista entlehnt, das zu lat. ius (iuris) »Recht« gehört. Über weitere Zusammenhänge vgl. ↑ Jura. – Dazu das Adjektiv juristisch… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

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